Change? Let’s begin with Discipline.

Change? Let’s begin with Discipline.

Well, it’s a new year.  So what?  What’s changed from last year?  What’s remained the same? Perhaps the idea of making New Year’s resolutions has become overly criticized and overplayed.  But perhaps so has the mocking backlash against such a starting...
Regret, Part 1

Regret, Part 1

We often ask ourselves, “what is the right choice?”  Sometimes it’s between cake-batter and mint-chocolate chip.  And sometimes it’s between your wife or your mistress.  This question may seem a simple choice of either this or that, one being obviously better than the...
Go First

Go First

Go first. Listening recently to the Tim Ferriss podcast (I don’t miss many of them) Gabby Reece, beach volleyball star, and wife to Laird Hamilton of big-wave surfing fame, stated to “Go first.”   This simple phrase stuck, and made me think…on several...
The Authentic You

The Authentic You

So there is a recent wave, or maybe more of an undercurrent, extolling the virtue of authenticity, being authentic, living an authentic life.  And, yes, I do talk a great deal about being authentic, and finding authenticity.   So what the hell does authenticity...
Why I like Philosophy

Why I like Philosophy

Because there is so much added bullshit in the world, particularly in the realm of self-improvement, self-help, life-coaching, and psychotherapy.  This blog post may come off a bit more personal than previous ones, delving into areas that I can certainly get on a soap...